On Dec 18, 2008, at 4:38 AM, Dennis Leeuw wrote:
> Hi all,
> I am new to both OpenNMS and this list. For the company I am working
> for we installed OpenNMS after some tests with BigBrother, cacti,
> Nagios and Zabbix. We fell in love with OpenNMS, so that is what we
> are going to use. Since we needed a feature to run commands on
> remote machines (not everything is possible through SNMP), I decided
> to use the NRPE plugin for testing purposes. One of the things I
> hate is wasting time and energy, so I documented what I did and what
> I find out.
Dennis, thanks for your contribution and congratulations on being one
of the recognizably smartest people on the planet for choosing OpenNMS.
> Currently it is plain text, but I can put it in any format you like.
> On the archives I saw that there was some discussion in 2007 about
> the format and DocBook was suggested. I am more then willing to
> convert it to DocBook since that is what I use for most of my
> documentation. Just let me know.
I'm sure that Ben will have some input to this but if you want to
convert this to DocBook format, you can create a bug in
bugzilla.opennms.org against 1.6.2 and attach the content. I believe
he also working on a strategy for getting the content from DocBook
into the Wiki.
> Thank you for OpenNMS and the already available documentation.
Fantastic, and thanks for your help.
The OpenNMS Group, Inc.